Truth and Reconciliation in Maine: a Model of Collaboration and Process of Decolonization

Lecture Donna M. Loring Lecture Series

Denise Altvater, Esther Attean and Martha Proulx

Meet three members of the Maine Wabanaki Truth and Reconciliation Commission Convening Group, the organizing force behind the first in the nation TRC process created between indigenous nations and state government.

This TRC is focused on creating a common understanding about Wabanaki experiences with state child welfare, making recommendations for best practice and system change and facilitating healing for Wabanaki people. Come and listen to the story of this groundbreaking, historic work from three unique perspectives.

Address

Saint Francis Room

Sponsors

Maine Women Writers Collection, Multicultural Affairs

Oct112011
12:00 PM1:30 PM
Saint Francis Room

Biddeford

Free and open to the public